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Evergreen Academy Middle School's new outdoor classroom and garden features grass dunes, an herb garden and vegetable beds.


Chicago middle school debuts new outdoor classroom and garden

by Jaclyn McGoey
June 07, 2012


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Flowers bloom in Evergreen Academy Middle School's new outdoor classroom garden.

McKinley Park is a little bit greener. Evergreen Academy Middle School debuted its new outdoor classroom and garden today. Chicago's First Lady, Amy Rule, was on hand to cut the ceremonial ribbon.